Dell XPS 8300

  • Dell XPS 8300
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  • Second Generation Core i7 CPU.
  • Includes Wi-Fi.
  • Gaming performance.


  • No USB 3.0 ports.
  • Limited expansion options.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PC Mag on 70

The Dell XPS 8300 (X8300-7008NBK) offers plenty of processing power and decent gaming performance but its missing a few key features. ...

By on 80

Life in 2011 is hectic, and we don’t all have the time or skills necessary to build a PC from the ground up. There are many system makers in the UK, but Dell are assuredly one of the biggest, offering a huge range of solutions to suit every desire...

By HardwareHeaven on 80

Starting with the build quality and design of the XPS 8300 we have a system which feels solid and looks good. The black and white design works well, even if the front panel is a dust and fingerprint magnet, and the hidden front bays and ports add a...

By PC Pro on 50

A stylish, compact PC, but it’s underpowered, underwhelming and overpriced next to the competition...

By Computer Shopper on 84

A true speed demon, the Sandy Bridge-based XPS 8300 sets a new standard for mainstream desktop PCs—at least for now....

By Good Gear Guide on 70

The Dell XPS 8300 offers plenty of performance for users who want to perform multimedia tasks. It's also perfect for heavy multitasking, can be used for a little gaming, and it has a 2TB hard drive. We just wish it came with USB 3.0 and Wi-Fi as...

By cnet on 64

The Dell XPS 8300 will serve mainstream users as a higher-end do-it-all machine, but gamers and performance enthusiasts will be better off looking...

By TechReviewSource on 80

4.00 In the back and forth battle for the power users' hearts, the Dell XPS x830-5215NBK ($1,099.99 list at Best Buy) wins the title of best mainstream multimedia . It has a fairly high-end graphics card, plus a high-end second-generation Intel...

By PC Advisor on 70

It was surprising enough to see the Dell XPS 8300 just come out of nowhere and slap around competing desktop PCs with its killer mix of price and performance. But as we dug deeper into the system, Dell's system just refused to disappoint. To call...

By PCWorld on 70

Dell’s inexpensive XPS 8300 is a true force to be reckoned with for its speeds, connections, and do-no-wrong attitude. Dell XPS 8300: High on Features, Low on Price Dell XPS 8300 Review, by David Murphy February 2, 2011 [Editor's Note: In...

International Review By 01Net on 100

Nouveau tour de force pour Dell. Après les modèles portables de la gamme XPS, l’assembleur marque des points avec ce PC de bureau. Tout y est : puissance, équipement, connectique, etc. On aurait simplement apprécié que le...